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Info: Paul Dunderas
 
E: pdunderas@yahoo.ca  T: 416-262-5364
 
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The Rotary Four Way Test

The Rotary 4-way test of the things we think, say or do:

1. Is it the TRUTH?

2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?

3. Will it build GOODWILL and better FRIENDSHIPS?

4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

 
 
Top Stories
 
A warm welcome to our newest member, Gail Isted was inducted into the Rotary Club of Markham Sunrise on Wed. Jan. 4 by President Paul Dunderas and Membership Chair Susan Peterson.
 
A cheque presentation was held on Wed. Jan. 18, 2017 to "360 Kids".  Thanks to the fundraising efforts by Rotarian Heidi Chiu, at our Go Girl charity day at the gym fundraising event on Dec. 17, 2016!
 
 
Season's Greetings and all the best in the new year of 2017!
 
Join us on Saturday Dec. 17 at the Go Girl - Body Transformation Centre, located at 39 Riviera Drive, Markham, ON for an hour of bootcamp to raise funds for Rotary Club of Markham Sunrise in support of 360 Kids.
 
Canadian Christmas .... 150 Years!
 
Join us at the 2016 Markham Santa Claus Parade on Saturday, Nov. 26.
Parade starts at 11:00am on Main Street Markham from Hwy. 7 to Markham Museum (16th Ave.).
 
For more details, please visit:  www.markhamsantaclausparade.com
 
A warm welcome to our newest member, Heidi Chiu was inducted into the Rotary Club of Markham Sunrise on Wed. Sept. 7, 2016 by President Paul Dunderas and Membership Chair Susan Peterson.
 
We had a very successful 2016 "Dozen Dinner Draw" charity raffle, our beneficiary for this year is The Centre For Dreams, an organization in York Region serving adults with disabilities. A cheque in the amount of $15,000 was presented to Michelle del Carmen on August 24.  We would like to thank all our sponsors for donating lunches and dinners for this charity raffle and for your participation in purchasing tickets.
 
Celebrating our 2016 Markham Rotary Ribfest - Message from Mayor Scarpitti of The City of Markham!
 
Congratulatory message from the City of Markham on our 2016 Markham Rotary Ribfest!
 
 
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Convention: Southern hospitality
The Atlanta Host Organization Committee is offering some good old-fashioned Southern hospitality at the Rotary International Convention from 10 to 14 June. It has planned a wide range of activities featuring everything from good food and music to inspiring tours of local landmarks. If it’s your first convention, these events are chances to meet fellow Rotarians from around the world, and if you’re an experienced convention goer, you can catch up with old friends. Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron will host Rotarians for a “Strike Out Polio” night at the new SunTrust Park, where you’ll...
Member spotlight: The power of the press
When Teguest Yilma helped found the Rotary Club of Addis Ababa Entoto in 2002, she thought polio had already been eradicated from most of the world. But while Ethiopia had been free of the disease, Yilma was shocked to learn that new cases had started cropping up in surrounding countries such as Somalia. “I was thinking, it’s not possible, we can’t be free if the countries around us are not free,” she says. Yilma, the managing editor of Capital, Ethiopia’s largest English weekly newspaper, has brought a journalist’s skills to the fight against polio. She became vice chair of the Ethiopia...
Member interview: Writer sheds light on FDR’s right-hand woman
Battling breast cancer in 2000, Kathryn Smith found comfort pursuing her lifelong interest in Franklin D. Roosevelt. The more she read, the more intrigued she became with the 32nd U.S. president’s private secretary, Marguerite Alice “Missy” LeHand. “I thought, what a fascinating life she had because she was by his side through the polio crisis, establishing the polio rehabilitation center in Warm Springs and then after his return to politics,” she says. Smith, a past president of the Rotary Club of Greater Anderson, S.C., and a longtime newspaper journalist, turned that curiosity into a book...
 
 
Club Logo & Meetings
 
We meet every week on Wednesdays at 7:15 am sharp!
 
Smash Kitchen & Bar
 
4261 Highway 7 East
Unionville, ON.  L3R 9W6

(On South Side of Highway 7, Between Warden & Kennedy)
 
Please note that we no longer meet at Edward Village effective July 13, 2016
 
Club Executives & Directors
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Community Service
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Co-Chair
 
 
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